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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
315 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

TXZ024-251015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
315 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date           05/24/18      Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      69          94          68         101          69
Temp          91 86 77 72 70 69 79 90 91 87 77 73 70 69 82 96101 97 82 76 72 70
Dewpt         57 59 62 62 63 62 62 56 50 53 55 57 57 58 57 53 49 47 48 55 57 57
Max/Min RH                   78          24          70          17          66
RH            35 40 61 71 76 78 55 32 24 31 47 58 64 68 42 24 18 18 30 47 59 64
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SE SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd      12 13  9  9 10  9 14 10  9 12  9  9  6  8  9  8  9 12  9  9  6  6
Clouds        SC SC SC FW FW CL CL FW SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     42 42 28 15  6  3  5 19 30 33 17  7  6  4  4  3  7 16 13 20 11 18
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S              S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S              S  S
LAL                     2     1     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     4     5     6     6     6     4     4
Mix Hgt              5400   300  4000  6700   500   200 10000 15000  8500   300
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     S    SE     E    SW     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             11     9    17    14    13     2     6     9    12     6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           05/27  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18  Thu 05/31/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min         100      70    98      71    98      72   101      72   101
Temp          96 96   77 71 94 94   77 71 94 94   78 73 97 97   79 72 96 97
Dewpt         52 49   56 58 54 51   59 58 55 50   52 56 50 43   47 50 46 42
Min/Max RH       18      66    21      67    21      57    15      47    13
RH            23 21   48 64 26 23   55 64 28 22   41 55 21 16   33 47 19 15
PWind Dir         S       S     S      SE     S       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC   SC FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10       5    10      10     5       5    10       5    10

$$

TXZ026-251015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
315 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date           05/24/18      Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      69          97          67         101          71
Temp          91 88 78 74 71 69 81 92 97 88 79 74 71 68 82 95101 97 85 80 74 72
Dewpt         64 64 65 64 65 66 66 63 57 57 60 60 60 61 61 59 53 52 56 61 62 61
Max/Min RH                   90          27          81          20          71
RH            40 45 63 70 81 90 60 38 27 35 52 61 69 79 49 30 20 22 37 52 65 69
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE SE SE  S
Wind Spd      11 12 10  9  6  5 12 12 13 11 10  8  6  5  9  8  8 11 11 11  9  6
Clouds        SC SC SC FW FW CL CL FW FW SC FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     42 39 40 19  9  3  5 11 23 33 16  9  4  4  4  8  6  7  6 19  8 17
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.01           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S              S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S              S  S
LAL                     2     1     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     4     4     4     5     5     4     4
Mix Hgt              5000   100  9100 12800   200   100  3500 10900  5400   400
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     S     E    NE     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              9     6    14    11     5     4     5     9    14    11
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           05/27  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18  Thu 05/31/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min         101      71    98      72    98      72   101      73   101
Temp          97 96   80 71 93 94   79 72 94 94   79 72 97 97   80 73 96 98
Dewpt         57 52   60 61 59 54   61 63 60 54   59 60 56 49   53 56 53 48
Min/Max RH       21      71    24      73    24      66    19      55    17
RH            27 23   51 70 32 26   54 72 33 26   51 65 25 20   39 55 24 18
PWind Dir         S      SE     S      SE     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     5       5     5       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ043-251015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
315 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date           05/24/18      Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      70          98          69         101          72
Temp          93 91 82 76 73 70 83 93 98 97 82 76 72 70 83 96101 99 86 79 76 72
Dewpt         61 61 63 63 62 63 65 61 55 54 59 59 59 60 61 58 51 51 50 54 56 58
Max/Min RH                   78          24          73          19          61
RH            36 37 52 63 68 78 56 34 24 24 46 55 64 71 48 29 20 21 29 42 51 61
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S SW SW  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  8  8  8  5  5 12 10 11  9  9  8  5  5  9  8  6  9  9  9  6  6
Clouds        SC SC SC FW FW CL CL FW FW SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     43 32 35 17  8  5  5 11 10 36 16  8  3  2  3  4  6 13 17 17 10 18
PoP 12hr                     20           5          10           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS        S  S
TSTMS             S  S
LAL                     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     3     4     5     5     4     3     4
Mix Hgt              4800   200  6700 11200  6000   100  6300 15000  8200   400
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SE    NE     S     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd              9     8    17    14    16     2     9     8    12     9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           05/27  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18  Thu 05/31/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min         100      72    99      73   100      74   102      75   103
Temp          96 97   80 72 94 96   80 73 95 96   81 74 96 99   82 75 98 99
Dewpt         54 51   59 60 57 53   59 60 59 54   59 60 56 50   53 58 52 47
Min/Max RH       19      67    22      65    22      62    18      55    15
RH            25 22   49 67 29 24   49 64 31 24   48 61 26 19   36 55 22 17
PWind Dir         S      SE     S      SE     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     5       5     5       5     5       0    10

$$

TXZ035-251015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
315 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date           05/24/18      Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      68          97          68         101          70
Temp          90 89 79 75 72 68 82 92 97 95 81 75 72 68 84 95101 98 84 79 73 71
Dewpt         55 53 58 61 61 60 61 55 46 43 47 54 55 56 56 47 39 38 44 49 49 54
Max/Min RH                   76          16          65          11          56
RH            34 29 49 61 69 76 49 28 18 17 30 48 55 65 39 20 12 13 24 35 42 56
Wind Dir       S  S SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      12 12 12 12 10  8 13 11 12 11  9 10  9  9 12  9 10 12  9 12  9  9
Clouds        SC SC SC FW FW CL CL FW SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     31 42 33 24  8  4  4 10 26 13  8  5  2  3  2  4  6 11 16 24 24 34
PoP 12hr                     20          10           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S
LAL                     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     4     6     6     6     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              5500   300 12500 14900  9100   300 14200 16000  9500   300
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW    SE     S    SW     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd             11    10    14    12    10     9    11    10    12    10
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           05/27  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18  Thu 05/31/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          99      69    98      69    98      70   101      71   101
Temp          94 95   79 69 92 94   78 69 92 94   78 70 95 97   80 71 96 97
Dewpt         48 44   51 55 52 46   56 57 52 43   49 55 46 37   45 48 42 35
Min/Max RH       15      61    18      66    16      59    12      44    11
RH            21 17   38 61 25 19   47 65 26 17   36 58 19 12   29 44 16 12
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC FW FW SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         10       5    10       5     5       5     5       0    10

$$

TXZ031-251015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
315 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date           05/24/18      Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      68          99          68         103          72
Temp          95 91 80 75 72 68 84 95 99 90 81 76 72 69 85 98103100 86 81 76 72
Dewpt         61 62 62 63 63 63 65 60 54 54 58 59 58 59 59 56 51 51 53 58 59 58
Max/Min RH                   84          22          74          17          64
RH            35 39 56 65 74 84 52 32 22 30 46 55 63 72 41 25 18 20 32 45 55 61
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11 12  9  9  8  5 11 12 12 12 10  9  8  6  9  8  9 11  9 10  8  5
Clouds        SC SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW SC FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     46 36 33 21 10  4  6 14 22 33 19 10  3  4  3  9  7  8  8 19  9 17
PoP 12hr                     20          20          10           5           0
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S              S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S              S  S
LAL                     2     1     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     3     4     5     5     5     3     4
Mix Hgt              5200   300 10500 13800   500   400  4400 12600  6400   500
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    SW     S     E     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              9     8    17    17    12     3     5     8    17    12
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           05/27  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18  Thu 05/31/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min         101      71   100      72   100      74   103      74   104
Temp          97 96   80 71 97 96   81 72 95 96   81 74 98 98   81 75 98100
Dewpt         55 52   58 60 58 52   60 61 59 53   57 59 55 48   51 55 51 46
Min/Max RH       19      68    21      67    22      60    17      51    14
RH            25 23   48 68 28 23   50 66 30 24   44 59 24 19   35 51 21 16
PWind Dir         S       S     S      SE     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     5       5     5       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ029-251015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
315 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

Date           05/24/18      Fri 05/25/18            Sat 05/26/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      64          95          64          98          66
Temp          89 88 75 71 68 64 79 91 94 93 77 72 68 64 81 94 97 95 81 75 70 67
Dewpt         54 53 57 60 60 60 61 53 43 43 48 52 55 55 55 46 38 39 43 50 51 54
Max/Min RH                   87          16          73          12          64
RH            34 30 53 68 75 87 54 28 17 18 36 49 62 71 40 20 13 14 26 42 52 64
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11 10 10 10  9  5 13 10  9 10  8  8  6  5 10  8  9 10  8  9  8  6
Clouds        SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     34 37 20 11  5  1  4  9 24 13  7  4  2  2  2  3  6 10 12 21 19 29
PoP 12hr                     10          10           5           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain SHWRS     S                                                              S
TSTMS          S                                                              S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     5     5     6     6     6     5     5     4
Mix Hgt              6400   500 14100 16800 10000   400 15100 17000 10000   400
T Wind Dir              S    SW    SW     W     S    SW    SW     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd             14    13    17    12    10     9    11     9    13    11
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           05/27  Mon 05/28/18  Tue 05/29/18  Wed 05/30/18  Thu 05/31/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          97      66    96      67    97      67    98      67    99
Temp          93 93   76 67 91 93   76 67 91 94   76 68 93 95   77 67 94 96
Dewpt         49 46   52 53 52 47   56 57 52 42   49 53 46 38   44 48 43 36
Min/Max RH       17      63    19      70    16      61    13      50    12
RH            22 20   44 61 27 21   50 70 27 17   38 59 20 14   31 50 17 13
PWind Dir         S       S     S       S     S       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
PoP 12hr         20       5    10       5     5       5     5       5    10

$$

Below is a weather element key for this product

Day 1 through 3...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dewpt(F)............................Dew Point Temperature
Min/Max RH or Max/Min RH(%).........Maximum/Minimum Humidity
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Dir(8 point compass)...........20 ft. Wind Direction
Wind Dir Deg(degrees)...............20 ft. Wind Direction in Tens of Degrees
                                    Relative to Due North.
     Example: 09 = 90 Degrees = East; 18 = 180 Degrees = South;
              27 = 270 Degrees = West; 36 = 360 Degrees = North
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft. Wind Speed
Wind Gust(MPH)......................20 ft. Wind Gust
Wind Chill..........................Wind Chill Temperature
Heat Index..........................Heat Index
Clouds(CAT).........................Cloud Cover Category
     Example: CL = Clear; FW = Few; SC = Scattered;
              B1 = Mostly Cloudy; B2 = Considerable Clouds; OV = Overcast
Clouds(%)...........................Cloud Cover as a Percentage
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability of Measurable Precipitation
QPF 12Hr(in)........................Liquid Equivalent Precipitation Amount
Weather...
     Type...
       Rain...........Rain
       Rain SHWRS.....Rain Showers
       TSTMS..........Thunderstorms
       Drizzle........Drizzle
       Snow...........Snow
       SnowSHWRS......Snow Showers
       Sleet..........Sleet
       Flurries.......Flurries
       FRZG Rain......Freezing Rain
       FRZG DRZL......Freezing Drizzle
     Coverage...
       S..............Slight Chance
       C..............Chance
       L..............Likely
       O..............Occasional
       D..............Definite
       AR.............Areas
       PA.............Patchy
OBVIS...............................Obstruction to Visibility
     TYPE...
       F..............Fog
       PF.............Patchy Fog
       F+.............Dense Fog
       H..............Haze
       BS.............Blowing Snow
       K..............Smoke
       BD.............Blowing Dust
       AF.............Volcanic Ashfall
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Mix Hgt(feet AGL)...................Mixing Height
T Wind Dir(8 point compass).........Transport Wind Direction
T Wind Spd(MPH).....................Transport Wind Speed
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Dispersion..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (Inches Mercury)...........Station Pressure
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Ceiling (ft)........................Ceiling
Stability (CAT).....................Pasquil Turner Stability
Watch/Warning/Advisory...
     Example: W = Warning; Y = Advisory; A = Watch
     in effect for the indicated hour

Day 4 through 7...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dwpt................................Dew Point Temperature
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft Wind Speed
     Example: <15 = Less than 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH or greater
Avg Clouds(CAT).....................Average Cloud Cover Category
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability for Accumulating Precipitation
Weather...
     See Day 1 through 3 Weather Descriptions



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